Behind Sheperd's seemingly rational, detached, cool and objective demeanor (as described on the previous page), she is really far more passionate and emotionally intense, as described below.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, she is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Karen Sheperd is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and she only allows a special few into her inner world. Like a wary animal, she is cautious and mistrustful of those she does not know until "he sniffs them out". She is highly instinctive and intuitive. Karen Sheperd usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though she may be unable to clearly articulate why she feels the way she does. Her feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Karen Sheperd also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and she forms very intense love bonds and attachments. She is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that she perceives as a threat to her relationship with someone she loves. When Karen Sheperd commits herself to someone or something, she is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Karen merges with or "marries" the person she loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for her, and often stormy and nasty. When Sheperd has been wounded, she is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Karen will most certainly never forget the hurt and she often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to her.
Whatever she does, Karen does with passion and fervor, and she often goes to extremes. Sheperd can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. Sheperd can also be very narrow-minded: either she is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for her at all. Rarely is Karen Sheperd emotionally detached and objective. She definitely has a fanatical streak. She is also immensely strong-willed and her tenacity in pursuing her objectives often borders on obsession. She is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Karen Sheperd loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Karen never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Karen Sheperd tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
Sheperd is very attracted to world travel, foreign cultures and studies that expand her intellectual horizons and broaden her understanding of the world.
Karen Sheperd is philosophically inclined and concerned with seeking answers to the big questions of life or getting an overall picture of any situation. Abstract concepts and/or plans for the future occupy her mind much of the time.
Her vitality is not up to par and her will-power a bit weak, making Karen Sheperd vulnerable to swindle or deceit. Her inner discontent and casual attitude could easily lead Sheperd into dubious schemes. Karen should refrain from any activity that seems to be subversive.
Sheperd is capable of extraordinary physical or mental efforts to gain success and achieve something that will bring her recognition and respect. Karen Sheperd has a strong need for authority and power over others and is likely to perform better in a leading position.
Karen Sheperd has a powerful personality and a tendency to run roughshod over others. Karen tends to inflict her will on them whether or not they are receptive. She is likely to gain respect from others through the demonstration of physical strength and bravery.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Aquarius and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 9th house
Sun Conjunct Mars/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto
Sun Conjunct Pluto/Asc.